Fashion Shoot - Nordic Noir

Take part in an innovative Summer School each year in January and July 

VIA Summer School

Upgrade your resume in fashion photography and film production, and improve your skills in working visually with a signature Scandinavian twist.

About the Summer School

  • Facts

    Subject: Fashion Shoot – Nordic Noir

    Duration of the summer school: 10 days in January or July.

    Course period:

    • 16 January - 27 January 2017 (not including the weekends)
    • 24 July - 4 August 4 2017 (not including the weekends)

    Language: English

    Credits: Equivalent to 5 ECTS

    Prerequisites: Competencies in film, fashion, art or communication at BA level.

    Course fee: €980.00. The fee includes all materials used, teaching costs and admission fees for day trips or study excursions that may take place.

    Application deadline: November 15 for January intake and May 15 for July intake (or until spots are filled). The course will run when we have registered the required number of participants.

    Location: VIA Film & Transmedia, Filmbyen 2-4, DK-8000 Aarhus.

    The Summer School courses are offered according to the Danish rules of Open University.

  • About the course

    VIA Film & Transmedia invites you to participate in the exclusive winter and summer school Fashion Shoot – Nordic Noir. 

    Over the past few years, the Scandinavian-style of filmmaking, TV series production, fashion and design has become famous and had a worldwide impact. 

    Fashion Shoot – Nordic Noir will upgrade your resume in fashion photography and film production. 

    The focus is a Nordic Noir-styled fashion shoot, supported by film and fashion professionals. It will inspire you to develop your skills and competencies, and introduce you to a new network.

    Finding yourself in a group of people with the assignment to produce a unique fashion still photo or a short fashion film with the use of professional cameras, models and a makeup artist is an inspiring challenge.

    We support you all the way with case studies, lectures and feedback and you will end up with a Nordic Noir result to show and to be proud to put in your portfolio.

  • How to apply

    The course requires competencies in film, fashion, art or communication at a BA level.

    To apply, click on this link:

    Should you have any questions, contact:

    International Coordinator
    Rikke Thomsen 
    E: riht@via.dk
    T:+45 87 55 05 53

    Application deadline

    Application deadline is 15 November for January intake and 15 May for July intake. 

    Prerequisites: Competencies in film, fashion, art or communication at a BA level.Both Danish and international students can apply, and applicants must be 18 years old or more. 

    The course will run when we have registered the required number of participants.

  • Practical information

    The course fee does not include food or accommodation expenses.

    The course fee is €980. The fee includes all materials used, teaching costs and admission fees for day trips or study excursions that may take place.  

    Expenses for food and lodgings are extra.

    Meals

    There are many food outlets nearby, where you can buy meals. 

    Transport to and from Campus Filmbyen

    Campus Filmbyen is located in the prestigious harbour area near the city center, where you can easily get to from any part of Aarhus. Aarhus is connected to Copenhagen by trains and busses, and to Billund Airport and Aarhus Airport by shuttle busses. 

  • Accommodation

    You must arrange accommodation yourself. Here are some tips. 
    All participants in the winter/summer school must book and pay for their own lodgings and transport.

    A number of places to stay in Aarhus are listed below. This list is not in any particular order.

    Some hotels in Aarhus:

    There are also plenty of opportunities for bed and breakfast accommodation in the Aarhus area.

    Read more about eating and drinking, shopping, events and sleeping in Aarhus at the official website for the city at visitaarhus.dk

  • Contact

    You are always welcome to contact us if you have any questions.

    International Coordinator:
    Rikke Thomsen
    E: riht@via.dk
    T: +45 87 55 05 53 

    VIA Film & Transmedia
    Filmbyen 2
    DK-8000 Aarhus
    Denmark

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